Stories tagged: recall elections
Sun., Aug. 2, 2015
Spin Control: Wrongdoing, not offensive words, is basis for a recall
OLYMPIA – As Airway Heights Mayor Patrick Rushing continues to suffer the slings and arrows from outrageous comment, it’s not uncommon for a supporter to call or write the paper …
Wed., Sept. 11, 2013, 1:53 p.m.
Colo. recalls show risk of supporting gun control
DENVER (AP) — Democratic voters in Colorado helped remove two state senators of their own party who voted for tighter gun control — an ouster that was both intensely local …
Tue., Dec. 18, 2012, 10:56 a.m.
Unions plan new offensive after Michigan loss
WASHINGTON (AP) — Blindsided by a new law weakening union rights in Michigan, organized labor is preparing to target Republican governors in politically important states up for re-election in 2014 …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2012, 12:44 a.m.
Seemingly endless Wis. election cycle eases to end
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Candidates approving this message have been at it for two years in Wisconsin, along with the robocalls, angry commercials, emails begging for campaign donations and glossy political …
Wed., Sept. 29, 2010
Vestal: Coulee City mayor pays price for doing things his way
I don’t need to tell you: We live in a politically fractious time. Everyone’s ticked off at everyone else. Red states and blue. Democrats and Republicans – to say nothing …